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St. Monica School’s seventh grade girls basketball team went undefeated in league play this year.

St. Monica seventh graders win CYO AA championship

St. Monica School’s seventh grade girls basketball team took home the CYO Basketball AA championship with a 24-22 victory over Kirkland’s Holy Family Saturday, Feb. 6 at Bishop Blanchet High School in Seattle.

St. Monica School’s seventh grade girls basketball team went undefeated in league play this year.

Special election | Voters support levy renewals for schools

The first wave of results from the Feb. 9 special election are in and show Mercer Island voters strongly supporting the levy renewals for Mercer Island schools.

Mercer Island freshman Donnie Howard (top) wrestled his way to a third-place finish at the boys wrestling 3A Regional Tournament Saturday

Islanders’ Howard advances to Mat Classic | Prep wrestling

Howard placed third in the 182 division of the boys wrestling 3A Regional Tournament Saturday, Feb. 13 at Hanford High School in Richland.

Mercer Island freshman Donnie Howard (top) wrestled his way to a third-place finish at the boys wrestling 3A Regional Tournament Saturday

Islanders escape Franklin to advance in district tournament | Prep boys basketball

Late putback from Josh Stenberg sends Mercer Island to quarterfinal round.

Mercer Island beats Seattle Prep, advances to district quarterfinals | Prep girls basketball

Islanders will face Roosevelt in next round of Sea-King district tournament.

Mercer Island Police Blotter.

Woman reports purse stolen from locked car | Police Blotter

MIPD also responds to reports of lost property, fraud and a dog bite from Jan. 16-19.

Mercer Island Police Blotter.
Gary Gulman

Comedian Gary Gulman’s performance at SJCC canceled | Update

Comedian Gary Gulman's planned appearance at the Stroum Jewish Community Center has been canceled due to unforeseen circumstances, according to center officials.

Gary Gulman
A crane is used in May 2015 to help build the Hadley apartment project. The crane will be dismantled this weekend.

Hadley crane to be dismantled this weekend

Parking and traffic will be affected as the crane at the corner of 76th Avenue SE and SE 27th Street is taken down.

A crane is used in May 2015 to help build the Hadley apartment project. The crane will be dismantled this weekend.

Island students earning college honors | School briefs

Three former Mercer Island students named to dean's list at respective schools.

Islanders of the Month Gordon Zhang and Meghan Frisch.

Rotary Club’s Islanders of the Month for February

The Mercer Island Rotary Club recently named Mercer Island High School seniors Meghan Frisch and Gordon Zhang its Islanders of the Month for February.

Islanders of the Month Gordon Zhang and Meghan Frisch.

Lakeridge Elementary honored as state green school leader

The award recognizes schools in Washington state whose practices reduce waste and protect the environment.

Mercer Island High School orchestra students move on to state contest

Mercer Island High School’s orchestra represented Mercer Island district well, along with the choir and band programs, at the 2016 Eastshore Solo and Ensemble Contest recently held at Bellevue College.

News for the City of Mercer Island.

Council approves $100,000 for transit consultants | City briefs

City will not conduct advisory vote on MICA issue; Mercer Island may miss out on grant funding and other city news.

News for the City of Mercer Island.
Roxanne Helleren

Students connect with seniors for service project

Covenant Shores residents and Bellevue students create blankets for kittens at the Seattle Humane Society.

Roxanne Helleren
Lakeridge K-Kids and MIHS Key Club members made blankets for the homeless.

MI K-Kids learn about leadership, community

Community service clubs in Mercer Island schools aim to make the world a better place.

Lakeridge K-Kids and MIHS Key Club members made blankets for the homeless.
Giving from the Heart

Giving from the Heart is tomorrow, Feb. 10

Overflow parking will be provided near the Community Center. Arrive early for coffee at 7 a.m. Program starts at 7:30 a.m.

Giving from the Heart

Islander boys swim and dive second at KingCo meet

The Mercer Island boys swim and dive team were runners-up to Bellevue at the KingCo swim and dive championships on Saturday, Feb. 6 at Kamiak High School.

Mercer Island’s Donnie Howard (top) finished first in the 182 bracket at the 3A KingCo tournament Saturday

Mercer Island wrestling second at 3A KingCo tournament

The Islanders had 12 wrestlers place in their weight classes and boasted nine finalists at the meet, with two winning their divisions.

Mercer Island’s Donnie Howard (top) finished first in the 182 bracket at the 3A KingCo tournament Saturday

MICA launches online arts calendar

New calendar is one stop shop for arts events on Mercer Island.

Russian Chamber Music Foundation of Seattle presents ‘Winter Nights’

RCMFS presents pianists Eleonora Karpukhova from Moscow and artistic director, Mercer Island resident Natalya Ageyeva, with cellist Haeyoon Shin in Valentine’s Day-themed program.